In this free guitar lesson, you learn how to play in the style of Van Morrison’s “Brown Eyed Girl.” This song is a great example of using third and sixth intervals on guitar as well as using fragmented chord shapes and inversions drawn from the CAGED system. Techniques involved include arpeggiation and hybrid picking. This guitar instruction is recommended for intermediate level players on up. You can download free guitar tab and a play-along backing track at the links below.
Lesson segment time points:
- Play Thru 00:00
- Introduction 1:12
- Verse Measures 5-12 15:53
- Verse Measures 13-20 27:50
- Verse Measures 21-28 33:54
- Verse Measures 29-30 48:48
- Verse Measures 31-33 50:55
- Guitar music theory 55:40
Brown Eyed Girl Tab
Download Brown Eyed Girl Tab PDF file
Download Brown Eyed Girl Tab Guitar Pro file
Brown Eyed Girl Play-along Backing Track
Practice playing along by downloading this free Brown Eyed Girl Play-along Backing Track.
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